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Medal commemorating the SS 'Great Eastern'; reverse
Medal commemorating the SS 'Great Eastern'. Obverse: Starboard broadside view of the ship under steam, sails furled. Legend: 'GREAT EASTERN.' Exergue: '1859.' Reverse: Inscription, within a garland: 'LENGTH 692 FEET, BREADTH 83 FEET, DEPTH 58 FEET, TONNAGE 23,000.' Legend: 'DESIGNED BY I . K . BRUNEL, BUILT BY SCOTT RUSSELL.'
- Image reference: E4742-2
- National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London